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Westchester County, NY November 3, 2009 Election
 Smart Voter Karen Watts

Candidate for
Council Member; City of Mount Vernon; 4 Year Term Ending 2013

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Executive Director, Mt Vernon YMCA
  • BS, Education, Northeastern University
  • Former Commissioner of Recreation
  • Former member of City Council 1999-2006
  • NAACP and NCNW, Member
  • Westchester Black Womens Political Caucus, Member
  • Grace Baptist Church, Member
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Partner with civic organizations, the Board of Education, and businesses to maximize effectiveness
  • Work towards total transparency and integrity on all levels of local government
  • Ensure that Police and Fire Departments have necessary resources
Key Endorsements
  • Senator Ruth Hassell Thompson
  • Westchester Black Democrats
Position Papers
Quality of Life
Issues surrounding the 'quality of life' are entirely too important to be placed on the back burner.
Campaign Contact Information

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